Resident of Brisbane, rural Japan and now South London, John Chantler has developed his sound from organic electronics to his current interests in exploratory electro-acoustics, messy guitars and a loose spin on rhythm.
Source minidisc recording, direct from mixing deskRun time 32.05Label / Recorded by slow sound system
With releases out on Room40, Piehead, Fat Cat and his own Inventing Zero label, John's kept performing alongside Mum, Janek Schaefer, DJ Olive, Ami Yoshida, Taku Sugimoto - and most recently, Tujiko Noriko.
This short set for slow sound system showcases finds him in top form, laying down long, hypnotic guitar figures over loose rhythm patterns and organic ambience.
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